In Ted Cruz’s family, nasty politics is a way of life

Likening the president to Castro has become something of a trademark for the elder Cruz, and it's actually one of his milder comments.

In Ted Cruz’s family, nasty politics is a way of life

Bursts of applause had already interrupted Rafael Cruz repeatedly, but the loudest cheer of the night came when the Cuban-born pastor finally made the Barack Obama-Fidel Castro comparison the crowd had been waiting for. “He acts no different than that bearded guy I left behind in Cuba,” the father of firebrand U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz […]